Syria

Paul: US Isn't World's Policeman

Hadas Gold, Politico

Rand Paul blasted Obama at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Convention for fighting to a “stalemate” in Syria.

Washington Foolishly Tilts Towards War in Syria

In the first in a series of columns on national security and foreign policy, Doug Bandow, Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute, says that at the very moment Washington should be pursuing a policy of peace, policymakers are preparing to join a civil war in which America’s security is not involved, other nations have much more at stake, many of the “good” guys in fact are bad, and there would be no easy exit.

U.S. Waging War on Syrian Christians

Cheryl K. Chumley, The Washington Times

Syrian Christians urged the U.S. to stop funding the same extremists who aim to kill all Christians.

Tea Party, Libs Decry Syrian Action

Jeremy Herb, The Hill

In a rare alliance, Tea Party and Dem reps posted bills that restrict funds to arm Syrian enemies.

The Palin Doctrine

Pat Buchanan, American Conservative

The former McCain VP candidate knows America's interest in Syria's civil war is in staying out.

Fighting Terrorists by Arming Them

W. James Antle III, American Conservative

The Syrian intervention McCain and the Clintons want would be a war for Islamism, not democracy.

McCain And Neo-Cons Get Their War In Syria

How do we know the next Syrian government won’t be just as bad or worse than Bashar al-Assad? The answer of course is that we don’t know, and the only way to have any hope of preventing such an outcome will be to engage in a massive “nation building” effort better than the haphazard failures we conducted in Iraq and are now conducting in Afghanistan. It is time for conservatives and libertarians to join forces – and welcome those liberals who have the spine to oppose the President they backed – to demand the U.S. stay out of the Syrian civil war.

Palin: ‘Let Allah Sort it Out’

Erick Wasson, The Hill

Sarah Palin made it clear that she’s not on the side of John McCain where Syria is concerned.
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McCain+Graham+O = Syrian LoveFest

Donovan Slack, Politico

The two squishes praised Obama for moving toward Syrian intrusion. Conservatives must oppose this.

Paul vs. McCain: Clash Over Syria

Fox News Staff

Rand Paul and John McCain bang heads once again, this time over whether to arm Syrian rebels.

McCain’s Syria Oops Isn’t His First

Andrew C. McCarthy, National Review Online

McCain’s elbow-rubbing w/Syrian terrorists isn’t his first dubious foreign dealings. Remember Libya?